10 Spooky Things That Can Hurt Your Home Value

Murder and other gruesome acts

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Homes that have been the location of murder, suicide and other unsavory events are said to be “stigmatized.”

There may be nothing wrong with the property structurally, but it can be a tough sell to ask people to live where someone else breathed their last under horrific circumstances. By some estimates, such properties not only command lower prices, but they may also sit on the market significantly longer.

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